8 Action Anime Movies Like Jujutsu Kaisen 0

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Action Anime Movies Like Jujutsu Kaisen 0

After ruling the box office with incredible numbers, Jujutsu Kaisen 0 has debuted on Crunchyroll, allowing fans to enjoy the prequel at home. After viewing this action-packed cinema, there are many action anime movies like Jujutsu Kaisen 0 that fans can watch and we are here with a list.

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Based on creator Gege Akutami’s one-shot manga titled Tokyo Metropolitan Curse Technical School, the movie is a successful prequel packed with action making it a great setup for fans getting into the Jujutsu Kaisen series.

Unlike Yuji Itadori, who is a hyperactive extrovert from Jujutsu Kaisen, the prequel film’s lead, Yuta Okkotsu, is a timid and troubled teen.

A victim of bullying, Okkotsu is also burdened with a giant curse. However, this curse ensures his bullies are taken care of for good.

Rika Orimoto, who is Okkotsu’s curse, was his childhood friend but sadly died. Now, she has become his shadow and kills anyone who can be a threat to him.

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Satoru Gojo, who teaches at Tokyo Jujutsu High, learns about Okkotsu and sees potential in him. Gojo decides to guide his curse in the right direction.

Okkotsu joins the prestigious academy and trains alongside his excellent classmates – Maki Zenin, Panda, and Toge Inumaki.

Here is a list of anime movies that fans can watch following Jujutsu Kaisen 0.

  1. Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul

    Powered by brilliant storytelling and spectacular animation, Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul is a visual treat that fans of Jujutsu Kaisen 0 will enjoy.

    Coming from the fantasy genre, the anime movie follows Riko who dreams of becoming a great Cave Raider.

    She aspires to unravel the enchanting mysteries of the chasm. Riko teams up with Reg and Nanachi to kickstart their journey into the abyss.

    As they reach the fifth layer of the chasm, they run into a mysterious girl named Prushka.

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  2. Akira

    Akira came out in 1988 and has achieved cult status in the anime fandom. Based on Katsuhiro Otomo’s manga series, Akira follows Kaneda who is on a mission to protect his friend Tetsuo from a secret government organization.

    In 1988, an explosion tore through Tokyo and it was revealed the blast was caused by a boy with psychic powers. The boy was later taken into custody.

    The story fast-forwards to 2019 featuring a new and updated city called Neo Tokyo. In the city, Kaneda heads the Capsules, a group of bikers who is at loggerheads with a rival gang known as the Clowns.

    During one of the conflicts, Tetsuo gets caught in an accident and ends up developing some mysterious abilities.

    Now, the government wants to quarantine Tetsuo as it fears that he might retrigger another explosion and destroy the city again.

  3. My Hero Academia: Two Heroes

    Class 1-A of U.A. High School are ready for their summer break. Izuku Midoriya (a.k.a. Deku) receives an invitation to attend I-Expo, an exhibition focusing on Quirk abilities and hero items.

    Midoriya accompanies All Might and the duo arrives at the expo on I-Island.

    At the expo, Midoriya meets a girl named Melissa, and turns out, she is Quirkless, like Midoriya was once. The duo starts talking and exploring the expo.

    Meanwhile, the exhibition’s security system gets hacked by the bad guys. Upon investigation, it is revealed that a mysterious group of villains has forced their way into the island.

    Now, Midoriya and his comrades must confront the evil forces using their Quirks and expose their sinister plan.

  4. Berserk Golden Age Arc I: Egg of the Supreme Ruler

    Guts, a directionless mercenary, is fighting one battle at a time. But his life changes when he comes across a charismatic man named Griffith.

    Griffith runs the Band of Hawk, which is a mercenary army. As soon as Guts joins the army, he and Griffith start bonding at a deeper level.

    The pair starts fighting together and Griffith rises to new heights. However, Griffith is hiding his sinister motives from Guts as he desires something bigger than just winning the war.

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  5. My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising

    Midoriya and his classmates from Class 1-A at U.A. High School are asked by their mentor All Might to perform a special project.

    This project involves Class 1-A training the next generation of heroes. The project takes them to a quiet island south of Japan.

    Midoriya and his friends are tasked to work as heroes and help the citizens in their daily lives. This is a rather low-effort mission and the heroes get enough time to relax.

    However, soon the calm on the island is disturbed after villains infiltrate it, and the bad forces start destroying the facilities on the island.

    A villain named Nine is leading the pack of baddies. Midoriya, Bakugou, and the best of Class 1-A need to join forces to fight against Nine and the army of villains.

  6. Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero

    Similar to Jujutsu Kaisen 0, Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero turns the spotlight from the main protagonist of the franchise to certain lesser-known supporting characters.

    Gohan, Goku’s eldest son, and Piccolo, Gohan’s teacher, take the centre stage and drive the movie home. The movie’s main villain is the Red Ribbon Army, an evil organization that was once defeated by Goku.

    The new generation of villains is led by Magenta who makes Dr. Gero’s grandson believe that Capsule Corp. is an evil society working closely with the aliens.

    Now, the Red Ribbon Army builds two super androids to fight these make-believe aliens.

    Meanwhile, Goku and Vegeta are unavailable while Gohan remains out of practice. It is on Piccolo to rise and protect the planet.

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  7. My Hero Academia: World Heroes' Mission

    A cult of anti-quirk criminals wreaks havoc and destroys a city after releasing a gas that results in people’s powers going into a frenzy.

    The heroes spread across the globe and try to find the person responsible for the attack.

    Midoriya, Todoroki, and Bakugou, who are part of Endeavor’s team, head to Otheon, a country in Europe.

    However, Midoriya is framed for mass murder and is on the run with a criminal.

    The police force of Otheon and the members of the cult are now actively looking for Midoriya.

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  8. Demon Slayer: Mugen Train

    Tanjiro, Inosuke, and Zenitsu are ready for their next mission. The trio is summoned to assist the Flame Pillar Kyōjurō Rengoku as he investigates the disappearances on the Mugen Train.

    Over 40 people have disappeared in a short period and a certain demon is behind it. Rengoku, Tanjiro, Zenitsu, and Inosuke team up to fight the demon on the Mugen Train.

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